FTP Guide



FTP Clients

We have put together a list of popular FTP software.

Free and Open Source FTP Clients:

  • FileZilla *recommended
  • FireFTP
  • Cyberduck
  • WinSCP - now supports SFTP and FTP
  • FAR Manager
  • cURL
  • FireFTP
  • JSCAPE
  • gFTP
  • Macfusion
  • Yafc
  • net2ftp
  • WinSCP
  • tnftp
  • Fugu
  • lftp
  • NcFTP

Windows:

  • FileZilla *
  • FlashFXP
  • Cyberduck
  • WinSCP - now supports SFTP and FTP
  • CuteFTP
  • WS-FTP
  • FireFTP
  • JSCAPE

Mac OS X

  • FileZilla *
  • Cyberduck
  • JSCAPE
  • Yummy
  • Fetch
  • FireFTP
  • Captain FTP
  • Transmit

Mac OS X

  • FileZilla *
  • Konqueror KDE
  • JSCAPE
  • FTP Nautilus (GNOME)
  • gFTP
  • FtpCube
  • Midnight Commander
  • FireFTP

Keep in mind that new versions of FTP software are continuously being released- you might want to stop by www.download.com and search for the client of your choice to see if an updated version is available. Also www.tucows.com is recomended for windows apps.

Configuring Your Site in FTP Client

Hostname: your-domain.ph

Username: your-domain.ph or username@your-domain.ph

Password: control panel password or ftp user password

Directory: already pointed to the web directory (for dreamweaver leave it blank and for iweb use slash [ / ] )

FTP access via browser

Here is the guide on how to access your FTP account via browser.

ftp://username:password@ftp.your-domain.ph